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iMac - Fan/Shutting Down


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After I shut my iMac down something in the computer still continues to move (Fan?) unless I turn the electricity off at the wall?

Is this right?
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After I shut my iMac down something in the computer still continues to move (Fan?) unless I turn the electricity off at the wall?

Is this right?
When I power down my iMac there is silence as should be in your case also.
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mine does this as well, i figured its the imac not shutting down properly?
never bothered to do anything about it though - always just hold the button down at the back. :eek:
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It's hard to say. I would contact Apple about it.
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Does it continue for a long while, it could be the fan getting rid of exces heat (my old PC did it alot after gaming) or maybe a problem with the Optical Drive continuing to spin..
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I just turned it off at the plug last night as I wasn't sure what it was doing.

I'll leave the electricity on tonight and see if something is still moving in the morning...
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